SCHOOL OF BASIC & APPLIED SCIENCES - Vision, Mission and Goals

Vision

School of Basic and Applied Sciences of Dayananda Sagar University, Bangalore has a vision to attain a center of excellence and innovations in Basic and Applied Sciences (Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology and Genetics) education, training and research in the Country and to develop a strong linkage between Academics, Research and Industry.


Mission

Biosciences are a frontline area of science with immense potential for the benefit of the human kind. The Department shall devote wholly to achieve excellence in the promotion of bioscience education in the country. The Department shall inculcate knowledge in the areas of teaching, research, generation of human resource, popularization of Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Microbiology and Genetics, linkage of industries, creation of centers of excellence, implementation of bio based technology- programs for societal benefits.

  • Realising full potential of biosciences education, research and outreach.
  • A well-directed effort, significant investment for generation of products, processes and technologies.
  • Enhance efficiency and productivity and cost-effectiveness of agriculture, nutritional security, molecular medicine, environmentally sustainable technologies, scientific and technological empowerment of human resource, a strong infrastructure for research and commercialization, enhance the knowledge base, nurturing the leads of potential utility, bringing the bioproducts to the market place.
  • Linkage of biotech industry for the societal benefits.

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES

The School tries to achieve the overall goals and objectives and also focuses on the following special departmental objectives

  • To impart basic knowledge and skills of various aspects of biosciences
  • To train the students for challenging careers in the biosciences and lay a strong foundation for higher study and research in this subject for industrial need and also to pursue further education.
  • To inculcate entrepreneurship among the students so as to start their own ventures in the field of biosciences.
  • To provide its students with an education that establishes a strong foundation and appreciation for understanding rapid development in the advancing field of biosciences.
  • To provide an intensive and in-depth learning and to develop technical and critical thinking skills necessary for success in the field of biosciences.
  • Students develop awareness & knowledge of different topics of biosciences through lectures and practical classes.
  • To train the students to take up wide variety of roles like researchers, scientists, consultants, entrepreneurs, academicians, industry leader and policy.
  • To impart knowledge in practical and conceptual skills in all branches of Biosciences.